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Black Elk speaks / John G. Neihardt ; with a new introduction by Philip J. Deloria and annotations by Raymond J. DeMallie.

Title
Black Elk speaks / John G. Neihardt ; with a new introduction by Philip J. Deloria and annotations by Raymond J. DeMallie.
Author
Black Elk, 1863-1950
Publication
  • Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2014]
  • ©2014

Details

Additional Authors
Neihardt, John G., 1881-1973.
Description
xxxviii, 369 pages : illustrations, maps; 23 cm
Uniform Title
Project Muse UPCC books
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Autobiographies.
  • Biography
  • Biography.
Note
  • First published in 1932.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-339) and index.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
The offering of the pipe -- Early boyhood -- The great vision -- The bison hunt -- At the soldier's town -- HIgh Horse's courting -- Wasichus in the hills -- The fight with Three Stars -- The rubbing out of Long Hair -- Walking the black road -- The killing of Crazy Horse -- Grandmother's land -- The compelling fear -- The horse dance -- The dog vision -- Heyoka ceremony -- The first cure -- The powers of the bison and the elk -- Across the Big Water -- The spirit journey -- The messiah -- Visions of the other world -- Bad trouble coming -- The butchering at Wounded Knee -- The end of the dream -- Letter from John G. Neihardt to Julius House, August 10, 1930 -- Gallery of the drawings by Standing Bear, Black Elk's friend -- Letter from John G. Neihardt to Nick Black Elk, 6 November 1930 --"A Great Indian Poet" from Of Making Many Books, June 20, 1931 -- "John G. Neihardt and Nicholas Black Elk" by Raymond J. DeMallie -- "John G. Neihardt beyond Black Elk" by Alexis N. Petri -- "Neihardt and Black Elk" by Lori Utecht -- Comparison of the transcript and draft of "Origin of the Peace Pipe" -- Lakota words used in the text.
ISBN
  • 9780803283916 (paperback)
  • 0803283911 (paperback)
  • 9780803283930 (epub) (canceled/invalid)
  • 9780803283947 (mobi) (canceled/invalid)
LCCN
^^2013049580